Meet the Team

Matt Picht

Sr. Editor

Matt graduated from the University of Tulsa with an English degree, and he still can't believe he found a job this awesome with those credentials. When he's not scouring the web to bring you the best news possible, Matt enjoys reading and playing video games. His typical news beats are world news, tech stories and anything involving puns.

  Recent Work
Energy Secretary Rick Perry
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Department Of Energy Might Stop Talking About Climate Change

Sens. Richard Burr and Mark Warner
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Senate Intel Committee Presents United Front On Russia Investigation

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May
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Brexit Begins: UK Officially Triggers Talks To Leave The EU

U.S. Women's national hockey team
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USA Hockey Reaches Agreement With Women's Team

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin
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Trump's Treasury Secretary Might Have 'Jokingly' Broken Ethics Rules

President Trump
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Trump Signs Order To Roll Back Obama's Clean Power Plan

President Trump
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Trump's Travel Ban Gets Support From 13 States

Representative Devin Nunes
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House Intel Chairman Met Trump Surveillance Source Near White House

House Democrats
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Democrats' Obamacare Celebrations Might Be Short-Lived

Paul Ryan leaves a meeting.
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GOP Pulls Obamacare Replacement Bill After Failing To Muster Votes

The scene of a murder in Kiev
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Denis Voronenkov Is The Latest Putin Critic To Wind Up Dead

Martin McGuinness
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Martin McGuinness, IRA Leader And Politician, Dies At 66

Canadian police arrest a migrant
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Canada Might Give Recent Asylum Seekers A Cold Shoulder

President Trump and some 1040 forms
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Someone Leaked President Trump's 2005 Tax Returns

An MQ-9 Reaper drone
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Trump's Plans For Drone Strikes Involve Fewer Rules, More CIA

President Trump
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Trump Reportedly Asks State Dept. For 50 Percent Cut To UN Funding

A microwave
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Your Microwave Can't Spy On You ... Yet.

U.S. Marines
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The Military's Naked Photo-Sharing Scandal Is Wider Than The Marines

Paul Ryan
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Speaker Ryan Tells Rebel Republicans Health Care Bill Is Only Step 1

German police
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Ax Attack Injures 7 At German Train Station

A rack of computer servers and cords
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The Federal Government Is Really Bad At Running Websites

Protesters from a New York City march
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'Day Without A Woman' Organizers Reportedly Arrested In NYC

U.K. flag
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UK's House Of Lords Throws Up Another Brexit Blockade

House Speaker Paul Ryan with President Donald Trump
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GOP Reveals First Draft Of Obamacare Replacement

Khizr and Ghazala Khan
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Gold Star Father, Trump Critic Khizr Khan Says He Can't Leave The US

Nintendo Switch
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The Things We Learned During The Nintendo Switch Launch

An Uber vehicle.
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Secret Uber Program Reportedly Let Drivers Avoid Authorities For Years

Arnold Schwarzenegger
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Schwarzenegger Won't Return To 'Apprentice,' Cites Show's 'Baggage'

Vice President Mike Pence
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As Indiana Gov., VP Pence Used Private Email For State Business

Swedish and Estonian ministers of defense walking together
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Worried About Russia, Sweden Brings Back Its Military Draft